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Photos of insects and people from the 2015 gathering in Wisconsin, July 10-12

Photos of insects and people from the 2014 gathering in Virginia, June 4-7.

Photos of insects and people from the 2013 gathering in Arizona, July 25-28

Photos of insects and people from the 2012 gathering in Alabama

Photos of insects and people from the 2011 gathering in Iowa

Photos from the 2010 Workshop in Grinnell, Iowa

Photos from the 2009 gathering in Washington

Taxonomy
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Family Araneidae - Orb Weavers

Phylum Arthropoda - Arthropods
Subphylum Chelicerata - Chelicerates
Class Arachnida - Arachnids
Order Araneae - Spiders
Infraorder Araneomorphae - True Spiders
No Taxon Entelegynes
Family Araneidae - Orb Weavers

Genus Acacesia
Genus Acanthepeira
Genus Aculepeira
Genus Allocyclosa
Genus Araneus
Genus Araniella
Genus Argiope
Genus Cercidia
Genus Cyclosa - Trashline Orbweavers
Genus Cyrtophora
Genus Eriophora
Genus Eustala
Genus Gasteracantha
Genus Gea
Genus Hypsosinga
Genus Kaira - Frilled Orbweavers
Genus Larinia
Genus Larinioides - Furrow spiders
Genus Mangora
Genus Mastophora - Bolas Spiders
Genus Mecynogea
Genus Metazygia
Genus Metepeira
Genus Micrathena
Genus Neoscona - Spotted Orbweavers
Genus Ocrepeira
Genus Scoloderus
Genus Singa
Genus Verrucosa
Genus Wagneriana
No Taxon Parazygiella / Zygiella
No Taxon unidentified egg sacs, spiderlings, & young spiders
No Taxon Reviewed / Currently No ID